The Design Entrepreneur
Jun 2017 , by in Design, Interviews, Story

  Designer, Adventurer, Hotelier and Developer, Jimmy Mistry dons various hats with aplomb. With mechanical engineering background and passion for design he has created a business based on design -Dell Tecnica. In conversation with Sapna Srivastava, he recounts his journey and briefs on his vari... Read more...



Integrating Blue-Green and Social Factors
Mar 2017 , by in Design, FEATURES

  Prof. Herbert Dreiseitl,Director, Rambøll Liveable Cities Labis an urban designer,landscape architect and an expert in creating Liveable Cities. His research laboratory is dedicated to support cities in envisioning their future development. Within the Liveable Cities Lab (LCL), Herbert exp... Read more...

Sustainability in the heart of a desert
Mar 2017 , by in Design, FEATURES

It is not often that a petro-chemical refinery dealing with ecologically volatile hydrocarbons is dedicated to have a minimal ecological footprint. Located in the Hamriyah Free Zone, Sharjah, Green Spring Energy is a crude oil processing & storing terminal. Once completed, it will be the first b... Read more...

Kawasaki Cafe, Dubai
Mar 2017 , by in Design, Story

  The idea of Kawasaki café came about after the owners of Liberty motors (who have the agency for Kawasaki bikes) saw the bikers’ café at Jumeirah as a successful business venture. Having the agency for the Kawasaki bike in the UAE, they set out on establishing the Kawasaki café.  ... Read more...

Inspired by Urban landscape
Mar 2017 , by in Design

Led by Design Principal Amit Khanna, Delhi based Amit Khanna & Design Associates(AKDA)designed a modern garments manufacturing facility taking inspiration from the adjoining slum settlement for its façade design. The building turned out to be not only aesthetically pleasing but functional and s... Read more...

Net Absorption of Office Space Remains Steady
Feb 2017 , by in Design, News/Views

Strengthening business confidences resulted in net absorption of office space across the top eight cities[1] to at 34 million square feet (msf) during 2016 according to international property consultants Cushman & Wakefield. Of the total uptake of office space, nearly 40% of the total net absorp... Read more...

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